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Meaning of "ox-eyed" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF OX-EYED

ox-eyed play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF OX-EYED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Ox-Eyed is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES OX-EYED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of ox-eyed in the English dictionary

The definition of ox-eyed in the dictionary is having large round eyes, like those of an ox.


WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE OX-EYED

ox
ox-eye herring
oxacillin
oxalacetate
oxalate
oxalic acid
oxalis
oxaloacetate
oxazepam
oxazine
oxblood
oxblood red
oxbow
oxbow lake
Oxbridge
oxcart
oxen
Oxenstierna
oxer
oxeye

WORDS THAT END LIKE OX-EYED

bleary-eyed
blue-eyed
bright-eyed
bug-eyed
clear-eyed
cross-eyed
eagle-eyed
eyed
four-eyed
glassy-eyed
green-eyed
misty-eyed
one-eyed
open-eyed
red-eyed
sad-eyed
sharp-eyed
slant-eyed
starry-eyed
wide-eyed
wild-eyed

Synonyms and antonyms of ox-eyed in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «ox-eyed» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF OX-EYED

Find out the translation of ox-eyed to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of ox-eyed from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «ox-eyed» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

大眼睛
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

ojos de buey
570 millions of speakers

English

ox-eyed
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

बैल आंखों
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

- ثور العينين
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

волоокий
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

boi-eyed
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

বলদ নেত্রবিশিষ্ট
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

boe
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Mata bermata
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ochse-mit Augen
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

牛目
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

황소 눈
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Sapi-mata
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

bò mắt
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

எருது ஐட்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

बैल-नेत्रयुक्त
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

öküz gözlü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

ox - eyed
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

ox -eyed
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

волоокий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

- bou ochi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

ox - eyed
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bees -oog
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

ox -eyed
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

ox - eyed
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of ox-eyed

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «OX-EYED»

The term «ox-eyed» is used very little and occupies the 158.044 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «OX-EYED» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about ox-eyed

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «OX-EYED»

Discover the use of ox-eyed in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to ox-eyed and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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The Cruiser: A Quarterly Magazine of Cruising Tales and ...
The Ox-Eyed Man (Pumping Song) The ox-eyed man is the man for me, He came a-sailing from o'er the sea, Heigh-ho for the ox-eyed man. Oh, May in the garden a-shelling her peas, And birds singing gaily among the trees, Heigh-ho for the ...
‎1907
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Journals of the House of Commons of the Dominion of Canada
By Mr. McMillan : Q. What do you do to exterminate the ox eyed daisy ? It is spreading rapidly. A. The ox-eyed daisy is spreading rapidly in Ontario. It has spread to a marvellous degree all over the Maritime Provinces, and the best treatment ...
Canada. Parliament. House of Commons, 1897
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Journal ...
By Mr. McJlillcm : Q. What do you do to exterminate the ox eyed daisy? It is spreading rapidly. A. The ox-eyed daisy is spreading rapidly in Ontario. It has spread to a marvellous degree all over the Maritime Provinces, and the best treatment ...
Canada. Parliament. House of Commons, 1897
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Report of the Select Standing Committee on Agriculture and ...
The ox-eyed daisy belongs to the perennial class of plants with running roots or off-sets growing near the surface, and if you seed down to Clover, and then after cutting one or two crops of Clover, plough up the leaves. By this all the plants are  ...
Canada. Parliament. House of Commons. Select Standing Committee on Agriculture and Colonization, 1896
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Journals
By Mr. McMillan : Q. \Vhat do you do to exterminate the ox eyed daisy? It is spreading rapidly. A. The oxeyed daisy is spreading rapidly in Ontario. It has spread to a marvellous degree all over the Maritime Provinces, and the best treatment that ...
Canada. Parliament. House of Commons, 1897
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The Bellman
vy'.' . 'W1 v"' ..'*t ' Q'" 1'3"?) 'i" ' ~| / L . '2— I' a It? A “nA '71 ___K - __ -___\ 526.4, 1 I; z < ~* ~ w ~, 2 e \ e—I __ :.__ 'i __.___._r ifi" ._'____..__'___ :f ___,\ fl u ' ' i —W ' ° ' J— The ox-eyed man is the man for me. for he is blind. and he can-not ...
‎1917
7
Anthology of Classical Myth: Primary Sources in Translation
Immediately she made her prayer, the ox-eyed lady Hera, striking the earth with her palms, and spoke her word: Listen to me now, Gaia, and wide Ouranos above, and you gods called Titans, dwelling beneath earth in great Tartaros, you from ...
Stephen M. Trzaskoma, R. Scott Smith, Stephen Brunet, 2004
8
A Sinhalese - English Dictionary
ox-eyed; Ji'g. loopholed, Sgcii <5fi«S. coSsaSBc!, n. ox-eye, bull's eye, ®£> <fico ; airhole, loophole, window, Sgd, sny^O. , ?(,. ox-eyed monkey, monkey chief, c< itJ3<;ta, 7i, ('if^ta), cattle-feed or pasture, meadow -grass, onEJecoagd.
Charles Carter, 1996
9
Critical and ethical
Upon the head of the columns which form the front of the cave, rests a body of decomposed basaltic matter, which was richly decorated with that large bright flower, the ox-eyed daisy. I had noticed the same flower growing with profusion ...
William Wordsworth, Alexander Balloch Grosbart, 1876
10
Outlets from the Hills
The Ox-eyed Daisy. ig THE OX-EYED DAISY. Though not favoured with a graceful mien, yet life may be made a golden summer if we possess an open eye to discern and a mind to appreciate, for then fresh, delightful thoughts will bo ours .
James Hoggarth, 1896

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «OX-EYED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term ox-eyed is used in the context of the following news items.
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Mist, Mud and Midges at The Gallery On The Corner
The whites, yellows, greens and oranges of the plants at the water's edge swirl together, but are brought into focus by four or five ox-eyed ... «The Edinburgh Reporter, Jul 15»
2
Ox-eye oreo a cony deep-sea creature
Eespite that rather disc-like body, which looks like it's been drizzled with a thick coating of burnt caramel, the curious little ox-eyed oreo ... «Australian Geographic, Jun 15»
3
The wonderful botanical drawings of Helga Crouch
Set in long meadow grasses and ox-eyed daisies with mown paths, the whole plot is surrounded by indigenous hedges that provide food and ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Feb 15»
4
Homers Crowdsourced Genius
Any reader of Homer remembers his frequent epithets: long-suffering Odysseus, ox-eyed Hera, swift-footed Achilles, the wine-dark sea. «Daily Beast, Jan 15»
5
What We See When We Read, by Peter Mendelsund: Review
A more pertinent example is the epithet “ox-eyed” for the goddess Hera. “When one hears 'Ox-eyed Hera' one does not picture a floating set of ... «National Post, Aug 14»
6
Wild Ideas: Summer wildflowers and their insect fans
... including several species of bright-yellow sunflowers, ox-eyed daisies and three species of fleabane with white blossoms with yellow centers, ... «Rappahannock News, Jul 14»
7
Your Districts and Clubs and Societies for Bishop's Castle to The …
Julian French said “By this time there should be dragonflies, as well as damsel flies visible around the pond; the ox-eyed daisies and roses will ... «Ludlow Advertiser, Jul 14»
8
Last journey for Jefferson Davis went through Raleigh
Miss Winnie, holding a bunch of ox-eyed daisies, appeared with her sister on the rear platform. Julian S. Carr and daughter Lida, who had met ... «News & Observer, Mar 14»
9
Thundelarra intersects copper and tungsten at the Allamber Project
The company also extended copper mineralisation at the Ox-Eyed Herring prospect with intersects 4 metres at 1.04% copper from 91 metres ... «Proactive Investors Australia, Jan 14»
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Burgers, Fries, and Kohlrabi Remoulade
The sugar-glazed brioche donut filled with rhubarb-infused cream ($8) is topped with fresh herbs, like yarrow and ox-eyed daisy, that add bitter, dry notes. «Harvard Magazine, Aug 13»

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